Published 10:31 am Thursday, May 3, 2018


May 2-4

Relay for Life bake sale, State Employees Credit Union, Yadkinville Road, Mocksville, Wednesday-Friday, 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.

Saturday, May 5

Yard Sale, Mocksville First Presbyterian,  261 S. Main St., 7 a.m.-4 p.m. Spaces $20, money to Living Waters for the World mission project.

Sunday, May 6

Brandon’s Buddies celebration, 2-4 p.m., Center UMC, 1857 US 64 W., Mocksville. Silent auction, crafts for kids, food, purchase 2018 stuffed animal.

Saturday, May 12

Community breakfast, Mocksville First Presbyterian, S. Main St., 7:30-10 a.m. Country ham, sausage, bacon, eggs, cooked apples, grits, milk gravy, biscuits, beverages. Proceeds to Summer Food Bags, a program to get food to children during the summer months.

Tuesday, May 15

Poor Man’s Supper, Fulton Methodist, 3689 NC 801 S., Advance, 4-6 p.m. Donations. Portion of proceeds to missions.

Saturday, May 19

Breakfast, Cornatzer-Dulin Fire Dept., 6:30-10 a.m., 1522 Cornatzer Rd., Mocksville. Ham, sausage, bacon, eggs, gravy, grits, biscuits. Donations.


Saturday, May 12

53rd Farmington 8th grade reunion for 1965, for any student from 1957/58 first grade through 8th grade 1964-65, noon-3 p.m., Farmington Picnic Shelter. Bring a favorite dish. Donations taken for shelter. Teachers invited. Call Roger Dull, 336-909-1949.


Thursday, May 3

National Day of Prayer, Mocksville First Presbyterian, 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Program at 6:30.

Sunday, May 6

Cornatzer Methodist homecoming, 116th anniversary celebration, 11 a.m. followed by covered dish lunch. Revival begins that night at 7 and continues through Tuesday. Speaker: Jonathan Lotz.

Pastor Nolan Johnson homecoming at Calvary Baptist, 1663 US 601 S., Mocksville, 11 a.m. Preaching by Brother Craig Seaford.

Special Events

Saturday, May 5

Singing on the Porch, Smith Grove
Ruritan Club,
4126 US 158, Advance, 5:30 p.m. Gospel music by Caleb and Sara Davis, country and bluegrass by Gaining Ground and the Union Grove Garden Pickers. Bring a lawn chair (indoors if weather is bad). Hotdogs, chips and soft drinks available.

Health and Wellness Seminar, noon-3 p.m., New Bethel Baptist, 3727 US 601 S., Mocksville. Dr. Willie Mae Abel, Zena Thompson, Angela Nicholson to be speakers. Light lunch.

Saturday, May 12

6th annual car and bike show, Cedar Grove Baptist, 287 Cedar Grove Ch. Rd., Mocksville, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. $10 entry fee per vehicle. Judging at 1 p.m. Fish sandwiches, hotdogs. To register, call Gladys Scott at 336-345-7205.

Wednesday, May 16

Stepping Up Initiative, 1-3 p.m., Davie County Courthouse lobby,  aim to reduce number of people in jail with mental illness.


Walk and Talk Book Club, every third Tuesday, playground/shelter at Rich Park, Mocksville, by Davie County Public Library. 10 a.m.

Story Time, Davie County Public Library,  Fridays, 11 a.m.

Free coffee/donuts for veterans and military, 8-10:30 a.m. every second Tuesday, Deep Creek Community Center, 2120 Brawley Rd., Yadkinville, sponsored by Courtney Ruritan Club.

Spay-Neuter Clinic, 2nd Wed. of each month by the Humane Society of Davie County, affordable spay-neuter surgery for cats and dogs. Call 751-5214 to make reservation and for details.

Free Advanced Healthcare Planning Workshops, 2nd Tues. of each month, 1 & 4 p.m., EMS Building, Mocksville. For info: 336-768-6157 ext. 1622.

Footloose Friends, every Tues., 7-9 p.m. (first time dancers should arrive 6:30). Cost $4 each night, open to couples or singles. Call Link 413-5204 or 972-2659.

Federal Benefits for Veterans, DAV Chapter #75 bldg., 1958 US 601 S., every third Sat., 12-4 p.m. For info: 336-407-5662.

Free Monthly Diabetes/Blood Pressure/Cholesterol Screenings, last Fri. of each month in 2009 at WalMart, 9 a.m. til 12 noon. Sponsored by Davie Lion’s Club.

Visit Cooleemee’s Mill Village Museum, 14 Church St., Tursdays, 1-4 p.m.. Tours also available by appt. Call 284-6040.

Storytimes, at Davie Co. Library: Fri. 11 a.m., main library.


Thursday, May 3

Mocksville Garden Club, 7 p.m., First Methodist Fellowship Hall. Program on medicinal herbs by Susanna Cecil.

Saturday, May 5

Farmington Community Assoc. annual meeting. 12:30 p.m., tours; 1 p.m., Cinco de Mayo themed refreshments; 2 p.m., volunteer recognition; 2:30, annual meeting and voting for new board members.


All activities take place at Bobby H. Knight Senior Services Building located at 278 Meroney St., Mocksville unless otherwise noted. 753-6230.

Friday, May 4

Looking Forward – Living Forward, 10 a.m., explore a fulfilling life. Speakers: Dave Abrams and Jessica Smith. Register by April 27.

Tuesday, May 8

Hot Topics in Estate Planning, 10:45 a.m. Speaker, Lynne Hicks.

Memory Cafe, 5:30 p.m. Social gathering for persons with dementia and their caregivers. Register by May 4.

Friday, May 11

Mother-Daughter Social, 6 p.m. Register no later than May 4. Open to women age 55 & older and their daughters, granddaughters, nieces or friends regardless of age.  Dinner will be provided.  Women age 55 and older welcome without guests.

Tuesday, May 15

Senior Lunch, 11:30 a.m. Register no later than May 8. Open to adults 55 & older and exceptions under the general participation policy. Space limited to the first 90 who RSVP.

Thursday, May 17

Homebound Meal Volunteer Training, 3 p.m. Trainer: Ina Beavers, nutrition program coordinator. Register no later than May 10. For those who are interested in volunteering to deliver homebound meals.


Morning Wake Up, Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, 9 a.m.

Free Advanced Healthcare Planning Workshop, second Tuesday of each month, 1 p.m.

Sr. Lunchbox, M,T,W, 11:30 a.m., Th. & Fri., 11 a.m., lunch served daily.

Quilting Club, every Monday, 10 a.m.

SKIPBO, Wednesdays, 1 p.m.

Scrapbooking, every 2nd Tuesday, 2 p.m.

Free Blood Pressure Checks, first Tuesday, 10:30 a.m. in the Nutrition Site.

Fitness Equipment Room – open Mon.-Thurs. 8 a.m. til 8 p.m. Fridays 8 a.m. til 4:30 p.m. & Sat. 9 a.m. til 1 p.m.

Art, Mondays 9 a.m. til 12 p.m.

Report Davie Dateline Items By Noon Monday

Items for Davie Dateline should be reported by noon Monday of the publication week. Call 751-2120 or drop it by the office, at S. Main St. across from the courthouse.